rectifier has definitions from the field of physics
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[ noun ] (physics) electrical device that transforms alternating into direct current

Used in print

(Raymond C. Binder et al., editors, Proceedings...)

The power source was a commercial D.C. rectifier .

Because of the falling characteristic of the rectifier , no ballast_resistor was required for stability of operation .

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[ noun ] a person who corrects or sets right

Examples

"a rectifier of prejudices"

Related terms

person rectify

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